The award winning Learning Team at Dundee Heritage Trust is passionate about developing and delivering innovative learning experiences, from formal education visits to community based projects, at RRS Discovery and Verdant Works.

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Additional Information

Contact information

For more information or to make a booking please contact the learning team on t: +44 (0)1382 309078 or e: education

Booking and Costs

£4.25 per pupil
1 free adult per 10 children
 Adults £7.50 each thereafter

A combined ticket to both Verdant Works and Discovery Point is also available at £7.00 per pupil / £14.00 per additional adult. Joint tickets are valid for up to a year and can be used by another class.


Xplore Dundee Class Pass

If you’re bringing a class to Verdant Works from within Dundee, why not come by public transport and take advantage of the Xplore Dundee Class Pass? This allows up to 33 pupils and 6 adults to travel on any Xplore bus service for just £50 for the whole day. For further information about using and buying a Class Pass, see the Xplore Dundee website.


We are extremely grateful to our funders, whose generous support makes our Learning Programme possible:

Tay Charitable Trust    RJ Larg Family Trust    Aberbrothock Skea Charitable Trust    St Katharine’s Fund

WM Sword Charitable Trust